Mansberger, James Swan of Jericho, New York passed away at age 73 on August 1, 2018. James leaves behind his beloved wife Carolyn. Proud father of James Edward (Dana) and Brian Scott. Survived by his brothers John (Kathy), Robert, his sister Anne (Larry) Bachteler, 4 loving nieces and his dear father Burl William. Inductee of the Jericho High School Hall of Fame. He served with the US Army 2nd Battalion 27th infantry 25th division, Vietnam. James was a member of the Jericho Fire Department for over 50 years. During that service he was the president of the benevolent association, 15 years as fire commissioner, as well as, ex-captain, Sergeant at arms and 9/11 first responder. James was a member of the Vietnam Veterans Chapter 82 and worked for Local 25 International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers where he was a member of the bagpipe band. Visitation Sunday 2-4 pm and 6-9 pm at Thomas F. Dalton Funeral Home, Hicksville location, 47 Jerusalem Avenue, Hicksville, New York. Firematic Religious service Sunday 7:30 pm. Funeral Monday 10:00 am. Interment at Long Island National Cemetery at Pinelawn. In lieu of flowers, family requests donations in his memory to the Juvenile Diabetes Association.